| May 30, 2014
| 12:19 PM
The last day of school in the Glendale Unified School District, including graduation and promotion ceremonies, is June 3.
Wilson Middle School eighth-graders will attend promotion activities at 9:30 a.m. on the school's athletic field, while promotion...
| May 16, 2014
| 1:21 PM
I spend a lot of column space writing about the Common Core Curriculum and preparing our students for their future. But what about preparing them for ours?
I’ve spent much of the last few weeks in the end-of-life arena alongside various friends and...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Actors Sean Kanan, Chad Duell and comedian Nadine Rajabi will join national Martial Arts World champion exhibition teams for the Martial Arts World of Champions, “A Night to Benefit Burbank Arts for All Foundation,” beginning at 6:30 p.m. Feb....
| May 5, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Shirley Petraitis, 87, of Glendale, left her family on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Le Bleu Chateau, Burbank, California. She was born April 30, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, to Alfred and Maria Petersen, she was the second of five children. She married John...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 3:00 PM
This is a short, vigorous walk that unites two of Griffith Park's most charming features — the vintage 1926 merry-go-round and the ruins of the park's original zoo.
1. Begin your walk at the parking lot off Crystal Springs Drive that serves the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Nersa "Nena" Alvarez Maceo Mitchell passed away peacefully on June 17, 2013 at the age of 83. She was born on November 20, 1929 in Puerto Padre, Cuba. She leaves behind her beloved family including husband Joseph Mitchell and 5 children: Thomas, Joseph...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Four years to the day that the world was shocked by news of Michael Jackson’s death, hundreds of fans gathered Tuesday in front of his final resting place — the Great Mausoleum at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale — to recall an icon...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Hundreds of fans gathered Tuesday in front of Michael Jackson's final resting place — the Great Mausoleum at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale — to recall the late pop idol four years after his death.
Fans from all walks of life and from...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Longtime Glendale resident, Herta Chikato, died peacefully in her sleep at her Verdugo Woodlands home on June 21, 2013. Born Herta Loster on 2/19/39 in East Germany, she immigrated to the U.S. in 1958. She quickly learned English, studied about America...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Rose Marie[Henderson] Prouser of Burbank, California died January 1, 2013 at home, under
hospice care, after a four-year battle with brain cancer. She was born in Bay City, Michigan on
January 3, 1948 to Paul and Marie Henderson. She had also been a...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Jean Lucille Roach joined her loving husband, Hal, in heaven on January 6, 2013. Her passing came almost two months after celebrating her 90th birthday.
Jean was born on November 9, 1922 in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved to Winslow, Arizona as a...